Spread Love, Not Hate

After seeing Jordyn's post on ::darkness:: I felt compelled to write my own post as well. Because I believe like Martin Luther King Jr. that "our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter." This past week, our newsfeeds have been saturated with grotesquely racist crimes, lives ended too soon and… Continue reading Spread Love, Not Hate

Poetry, Writing

A poet’s duty

When I write poetry, I always try to create something beautiful or reveal a truth. It's far too easy to find poetry proclaiming sorrows when the world already has plenty of sadness. While melancholy words have their time and place, I'd rather write something that speaks to the spirit within us all that craves beauty, rhythm, magic. Writing… Continue reading A poet’s duty